Continuing Education Program

Option Care Health is committed to expanding knowledge throughout the healthcare community with our complementary continuing education (CE) program. Select from three easy ways to access accredited courses[*]Certificates are included with all continuing education course offerings. :

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Live[*]Out of an abundance of caution due to COVID-19, live courses are currently on hold. In the interim, please request a virtual course for you and your team.

  • Conveniently scheduled at your work site
  • Highly interactive presentations by our clinical experts

 

*: Out of an abundance of caution due to COVID-19, live courses are currently on hold. In the interim, please request a virtual course for you and your team.

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Virtual

  • Perfect for busy professionals at multiple locations
  • No capacity limit
  • Real time, interactive presentations by our clinical experts

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Online

  • 24/7/365 access 
  • Over 40 classes to choose from
  • Customized completion reports available

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Current virtual courses:

Ethics of Artificial Nutrition and Hydration

1.0 hour CE credit available for RN, CM, SW, RD

Summary: This program is designed to educate clinicians on ethical issues faced in nutrition support, including medical ethics, legal precedent and case law regarding withdrawal of artificial nutrition and hydration at the end of life.

Description: This course will define medical ethics, discuss precedent and case law regarding withdrawing or withholding artificial nutrition and hydration (ANH), discuss and review the physiology of starvation and dehydration at end of life, cite examples of specific cultural and religious considerations related to ANH, and identify an ethical framework to guide decision making related to ANH and end of life.

Nutrition Support from Hospital to Home

1.0 hour CE credit available for RN, CM, SW, RD

Summary: The purpose of this program is to educate clinicians about the clinical, psychosocial and financial implications of enteral and parenteral nutrition in the home setting.

Description: This course will identify admission criteria for home enteral and parenteral nutrition therapy, review steps to ensure a safe and appropriate transition to the home environment, discuss the insurance benefits for home nutrition support, discuss management and monitoring of home nutrition support patients and describe economic, clinical and psychosocial challenges associated with home nutrition support.

The Refeeding Syndrome and Safe Initiation of Home Parenteral Nutrition

1.0 hour CE credit available for RN, CM, SW, RD

Summary: This program is intended to inform and educate clinicians about the refeeding syndrome and its impact on patients initiating parenteral nutrition in the home setting.

Description: This course will define the refeeding syndrome, identify signs and symptoms and clinical conditions associated with refeeding syndrome, discuss criteria for determine risk of refeeding syndrome, and review the steps to ensure safe and appropriate initiation of parenteral nutrition in the home setting.

 

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